For Immediate Release January 23, 2018

Report Shows Alcohol Wholesalers Political ContributionsTop More Than $107 Million

  —New Report by National Association of Wine Retailers Examines Source of Protectionist Alcohol Laws— (Sacramento, Calif)—Over the past five election cycles, American alcohol wholesalers have poured more than $107 million into state political campaigns, according to a new report released by the National Association of Wine Retailers (NAWR). This enormous sum amounts to more… Read more »

For Immediate Release January 17, 2018

It’s Time For Massachusetts to Embrace The 21st Century and Authorize Retailer Wine Shipments

—National Association of Wine Retailers Urges Lawmakers to Finish the Job of Reforming Massachusetts Wine Shipping Laws— (Boston, MASS)—In the service of rent-seeking special interests with real money to spend and with a continued disregard of consumer demand, Massachusetts still bars its citizens from receiving wine shipments from out-of-state wine stores and wine retailers. However,… Read more »

For Immediate Release September 05, 2017

Massachusetts Poised to Finish Legislative Job On Wine Shipments

—H3891 Allows MA Retailers To Ship Out and Out-of-State Retailers To Ship In— The National Association of Wine Retailers (NAWR) today announced its support for a bill that would correct two oversights to the 2014 law that legalized out-of-state wine shipments to Massachusetts’s consumers. House bill 3891 would allow Massachusetts’ own wine stores to ship… Read more »